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'Pretty chaotic' as landing gear on Southwest jet collapsed, passenger says

New York's LaGuardia Airport reopened a runway closed after a jetliner skidded into the grass when its nose gear collapsed Monday, a spokesman for the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey said Tuesday. The closure spurred two-hour flight dela

Judge blocks North Dakota's restrictive abortion law

One of the most restrictive abortion laws in the U.S.

Trooper faces hearing Tuesday on Boston bombing suspect photos

In the span of five days, more than 57,000 people have thrown their support behind a Massachusetts State Police trooper who was temporarily suspended for giving Boston magazine photos of the hunt and capture of one of the Boston bombing suspects.

Man accused of stalking, threatening to kill TV anchorwomen

A New York man accused of stalking and threatening to kill two nationally known TV anchorwomen has been arrested, authorities said Monday. David Lee Simpson, 48, was arrested in Bath, New York.

Milwaukee outfielder Ryan Braun suspended for 2013 season

Major League Baseball player Ryan Braun has been suspended without pay for the rest of the 2013 season for violating the league's drug policy, Commissioner Bud Selig announced Monday. The Brewers have 65 games remaining this season, so Braun's pu

How Obama's comments on race sparked very different reactions

WASHINGTON (CNN) -- In some of the most personal and unscripted comments on race of his presidency, President Barack Obama broke his silence Friday with surprise remarks from the White House on Trayvon Martin, his first public comments since a Florid

UK Royal Baby Birth

It's a boy! Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, and husband Prince William on Monday welcomed their first child.

5 days after acquittal, Zimmerman helps family escape overturned vehicle

Five days after he was acquitted of murder, George Zimmerman stepped out of seclusion to help a family get out of an overturned vehicle in Florida, authorities said.

RGIII cleared to begin practicing

Washington Redskins quarterback, Robert Griffin III announced Monday morning via Twitter, he has been cleared by doctors to begin practicing for the upcoming NFL season.

Man seeks to stop CT Nugent show after Trayvon comment

WESTON, Conn. (FOXCT) -- On a Thursday evening, music is overflowing from Toad's Place, and come Aug.